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Table 3 Costs equivalent to USD in 2010 for camp search strategy in Bangladesh, India and Nepal (Figures in parenthesis are% of total cost)

From: Active case detection in national visceral leishmaniasis elimination programs in Bangladesh, India, and Nepal: feasibility, performance and costs

  Bangladesh (USD) India$ (USD) Nepal (USD)
Training 4448 (79%) 2177 (69%) 778 (57%)
Communication & social mobilization 191 (3%) 59 (2%) 23 (1%)
Camp day activities 1022 (18%) 902 (29%) 575 (42%)
Total cost 5661 3138 1376
- cost per camp 283 349 688
- cost per new case detected 105 1046 459
- cost per camp (excl. training costs) 61 107 299
- cost per new case detected (excl. training cost) 22 320 199
  1. $Nine out of 19 camps where 3 new cases were identified are included in the cost analysis.